Affective Responses to Increasing Levels of Exercise Intensity in Normal-weight, Overweight, and Obese Middle-aged Women
Version of Record online: 31 DEC 2012
2010 North American Association for the Study of Obesity (NAASO)
Volume 18, Issue 1, pages 79–85, January 2010
How to Cite
Ekkekakis, P., Lind, E. and Vazou, S. (2010), Affective Responses to Increasing Levels of Exercise Intensity in Normal-weight, Overweight, and Obese Middle-aged Women. Obesity, 18: 79–85. doi: 10.1038/oby.2009.204
- Issue online: 31 DEC 2012
- Version of Record online: 31 DEC 2012
- Submitted for publication February 14, 2009; Accepted for publication in final form May 20, 2009
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